Biographical data


Beyer, Henry Otley


(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 1: Cyclopaedia of collectors)

(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 1: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Addenda & Corrigenda)

(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 5: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Supplement I)


Born: 1883, Edgewood, Iowa, U.S.A.



Ethnologist in the Philippine Islands from 1905-14; Anthropologist in the University of Manila, Asst Prof. from 1914-23, from then onwards Professor.

He is commemorated in Boehmeria beyeri C.B.Rob.



He occasionally collected plants which were numbered in the Bur. of Science (B.S.) series (see there) and Philippine National Herbarium; in Herb. Manila [PNH], dupl. may be elsewhere.


biographical data:

Amer. Men of Sci. 1938.